Graf, Robert J. “Bob”
Passed away Sunday November 26, 2017 at the age of 89 years in Hudson, FL where he resided since suffering a massive stroke in 2006. He was born on July 8, 1928 to the late Walter and Merie Graf in Milwaukee. After graduating from St. Francis Minor Seminary he joined the Army and was deployed to Japan where he served under Maj. Gen. Swing of the 11th Airborne of the 511th infantry as a paratrooper in Sendi, Japan. After his discharge he moved to Fort Lauderdale, Fl and operated a light manufacturing plant for many years. He enjoyed salt and fresh water fishing and clam digging with his brothers and friends. He was a member of the American Legion and the Moose Lodge for many years. He was preceded by his parent’s, his brother Thomas, sister Mary Jane Rutter and many uncles and aunts. He is survived by his daughters Roxann of Milwaukee and Susan (Donny) Graf Corley of Swansea, SC. Brother of Frederick of New Port Richey, FL. Special thank you to his good friend Jackie Williams of Port Richey, Fl. for looking after him for many years while he was in the rehab center. Further survived by grandchildren, great grandchildren, aunts, nephews, nieces, other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be held Thursday, Dec. 7th at the FUNERAL HOME from 4-7PM with a Funeral Service at 7PM. Interment Friday 11AM Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Please meet at the main entrance.
HERITAGE FUNERAL HOMES
4800 S. 84th